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Military power of Malaysia & Norway

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Malaysia vs Norway

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Country: Malaysia (MY) Norway (NO)
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Oslo
Population: 32,730,000 5,391,369
Area: 330,803 km2 323,802 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 3.6 billion $ 7.2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.16% 2%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 110,000 25,000
Reserve personnel: 296,300 46,000
Available for military: 14,817,517 1,078,181

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 48 52
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,386 514
Total artillery: 295 38
Self-propelled artillery: 30 26
Rocket artillery: 54 12

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 221 143
Fighter aircraft: 10 0
Multirole aircraf: 39 71
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 63 34
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 66 45
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 5 5
Corvettes: 6 0
Submarines: 2 6

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Nuclear weapons

Malaysia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Norway

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.

Norway

18-44 years of age for male compulsory military service (55 years of age if you are an officer); 16 years of age in wartime; 17 years of age for male volunteers; 18 years of age for women. 19-month service with 12-month service obligation. Around 50% of conscripts are enrolled in the Home Guard, for a 7-month period (spread out over many years).